The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 41 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISEB 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.32% - 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.76% - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£355 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £21.94 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+86.89% -26.87%
ISEB
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
74 49 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.47% 16.44% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 15
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £319 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £690 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

ISEB
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISEB across the Nottingham region.

ISEB Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

ISEB
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISEB across the Nottingham region.

ISEB Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft